HORST BARTNIG

Horst Bartnig, No Title, plotter drawing, 30 cm x 30 cm, 1985

HORST BARTNIG

Horst Bartnig (*1936 in Militsch/Silesia) studied at the Fachschule für angewandte Kunst in Magdeburg. He received various national und international Awards like the Hannah-Höch-Prize of the Berlinische Galerie in 2001.

Since the mid 1960es Jahre he works with the clear instruments of Concrete Art: Intense colors and simple, geometrical shapes are key components of his work. Horst Bartnig counts as one of the most influential artists of Concrete Art in Germany.

Horst Barting lives in Berlin.

EDUCATION

1954-57 Fachschule für angewandte Kunst Magdeburg / Technical College for applied Arts, Magdeburg

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Horst Bartnig, Galerie Jochen Hempel, Berlin

2016 bewegung – veränderung – form,  gräfe art.concept, Berlin

2016-2017 Horst Bartnig_Konkret Arbeiten aus den Jahren 1960-2016, Achim Freyer- Stiftung, Berlin

AWARDS

1993 Will-Grohmann-Prize

2001 Hannah-Höch-Prize

COLLECTIONS

Architektur Galerie Berlin, Berlin

Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt

Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (GfZK), Leipzig

Haus Konstruktiv, Zürich

Stredoslovenská galéria, Banská Bystrica

AESTHETICA, DAM GALLERY Berlin, May 29 – August 1, 2015